Salida Police Arrest Suspected Bank Robber

SALIDA, Colo. (CBS4)- Police in Salida have arrested a man they believe robbed a bank on Thursday. It’s the first bank robbery in the small Colorado town the chief of police can remember in 26 years.

salida bank robbery map Salida Police Arrest Suspected Bank Robber

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At about 9 a.m. a man walked into the Bank of the West location at Second and G streets, handed the teller a note demanding cash and ran away with some money.

Timothy O’Brien, 45, was arrested about eight hours later. Police had been investigating him on an unrelated theft charge.


One Comment

  1. denvervet says:

    Glad they caught him, good work police men and women! Now lock him up for a long time!

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